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Senior Tihar official gets SMS from Chhota Shakeel, threatens to kill Chhota Rajan

An SMS was purportedly sent from the cell phone of Chhota Shakeel, a close aide of fugutive mob boss Dawood Ibrahim, to a senior Tihar jail official threatening to eliminate Chhota Rajan.

My learning in Tihar Jail

Nearly seven years spent in Delhi’s jail within a jail are enough to educate oneself in the socio-economy of crime

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Spotlight Tihar: After security audit, jail shuts tea-coffee canteens

The wet canteens shut down were for eatables such as pakoras, biscuits, tea, coffee and milk for inmates

Gang rivalry breaks out in jail van returning to Tihar from Rohini court, two prisoners killed

The dead were identified as members of the Neetu Dabodia gang; police say rival gang leader Neeraj Bawana led the attack, probe on.

Dec 16 convict beaten in Tihar, says his lawyer

One of the four death row convicts in the 16 December gangrape and murder case today claimed in court that he was brutally assaulted by the inmates in Tihar Jail due to which he has sustained fractures.

Undertrial stabbed to death in Tihar, four inmates booked

Deepak, an undertrial who has been in Tihar since 2013 in connection to a robbery case, was found murdered at about 10.30 pm on Tuesday, said police.

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Days after jailbreak, Tihar official thanks inmates who kept order

Parimarjan, a show put together by jail authorities and NGOs in Tihar’s jail no 3, treated hundreds of inmates to an evening of music and entertainment.

Release undertrials lodged in jail for over 6 months: Govt lawyer

The Delhi government also suggested that the scope of the PIL should be expanded as Tihar Jail, which can accomodate 6,500 prisoners, is “overcrowded” with nearly 14,000 prisoners.

Check if Tihar walls are strong enough, govt tells PWD

The communication comes in the wake of the recent escape of two inmates from Jail No. 7 of Tihar.

Tihar prison break: ‘Javed was told he will get Rs 20 lakh for escape’

Faizan, in his confession report, said Javed had stayed in Tihar longer and was confident of pulling off the escape.

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Tihar jail inmates enjoy 'Parimarjan' musical event

Parimarjan, a show put together by jail authorities and NGOs in Tihar’s jail no 3, treated hundreds of inmates to an evening of music and entertainment.

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